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Eddie George finds second career as entrepreneur

NEW YORK (AP) -- As Eddie George neared the end of his nine seasons in the NFL, the running back began pondering his next play. "Something I'd worked on for most of my adult life was coming to an end, and it was really depressing, the unknown," says George, a Heisman Trophy winner who played for the Houston Oilers, Tennessee Titans and Dallas Cowboys from 1996 to 2005. George used...
Via AP on Fox
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL players find second careers as entrepreneurs

NEW YORK (AP) As Eddie George neared the end of his nine seasons in the NFL, the running back began pondering his next play. ''Something I'd worked on for most of my adult life was coming to an end, and it was really depressing, the unknown,'' says George, a Heisman Trophy winner who played for the Houston Oilers, Tennessee Titans and Dallas Cowboys from 1996 to 2005. George used...
Via AP on Fox
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Here’s the No. 1 RB In The 2016 Class, Kareem Walker, Posing With The Heisman Trophy In An Ohio State Jersey

Kareem Walker is the No. 1 running back in the 2016 and he’s committed to play at Ohio State. You probably don’t remember him committing, Buckeye fans, because he made his pledge during your team’s College Football Playoff National Championship Game. It’s understandable.  The 6-foot-1, 210-pound back out of Wayne, New Jersey, is ranked the No. 9 player in the country by...
Via College Spun
January 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Eddie George: “Johnny Manziel can be exceptional in the NFL”

Former Heisman Trophy winning running back Eddie George knows a thing or two about succeeding in the NFL. The former Ohio State running back, now  Fox Sports analyst was a household back during his time with the Oilers/Titans/Cowboys, rushing for over 10,000 yards in his career. Currently, George is a College Football analyst with Fox […]
Via Full Scale Sports
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Eddie George admits fighting many demons in post-NFL life

It's no secret, for most NFL players, life after football is tough. They live privileged lives in a world filled with pride and money, but often struggle to adapt to "real life" when their careers abruptly end. Eddie George is one of those players. The Ohio State legend and former Titans running back recently opened up about his struggles after retirement, admitting that he fights...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Eddie George: I Went Through Depression After Leaving NFL

Eddie George is flourishing as a college football analyst for Fox Sports. That wasn’t always the case for George, the former Tennesse Titans running back who revealed to the Tennessean that he battled depression and demons after retiring from the NFL. “It never got to those depths where I wanted to end my life, but I can certainty understand how some guys get to that point...
Via Thacover2
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Eddie George to be inducted into Tennessee Sports HOF

A Buckeye legend is about to get honored in the state where he became an NFL great. Eddie George will be inducted into the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame this May. George starred as a feature back for the Titans, drafted by the franchise (then the Houston Oilers) with a first round pick in 1996. You'll remember George helping lead Tennessee to Super Bowl XXXIV, the famous 'one yard...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Eddie George tears up turf on new reality show

Eddie George was too busy charging through defenses as an NFL running back to stop and inspect the stadium turf. Now retired, he's turning a critical eye to home building and design as a judge on a new reality television show. George joins designer Nate Berkus and interior decorator Monica Pedersen on ''American Dream Builders'' debuting March 23 on NBC. For George, the show is...
Via AP on Fox
January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Eddie George to star in 'Othello' at Nashville Shakespeare Festival

Eddie George will play the role of Othello the Moor in the 2014 Nashville Shakespeare Festival.
Via Gamedayr
December 04, 2013  |  Discuss
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